Here is a roundup of some of the weekend activities throughout the state of Oklahoma for Friday, May 12 through Sunday, May 14.
Friday, May 12
BROKEN ARROW -- Rooster Days Festival through Sunday with
carnival, arts and crafts, entertainment and parade, Friday, 5
p.m.-midnight; Saturday, 10 a.m.-midnight; Sunday, 1 p.m.- 6 p.m.,
Central Park, 1500 S. Main. Information: 918-251-1518.
HOLDENVILLE -- Spring Art Show through May 16, Art Center of
Holdenville, 118 N. Broadway. Information: 405-379-7079.
LAWTON -- Arts For All Festival through Sunday, Friday, 5 p.m.-8
p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.- 5p.m., Shepler
Plaza. Information: 580-248-5384.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Madagascar - Island Lost in Time, with living
examples of the some of the world's rarest and most peculiar plants
and animals on display through Sept. 3, Myriad Botanical Gardens.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- The Search for Life in the Universe examines the
history of and hopes for contact with intelligent life among the
stars through July 30, Kirkpatrick Planetarium. Information:
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Remember the Children: Daniel's Story exhibit
through Aug. 27, Omniplex. Information: 405-602-6664.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- The exhibit of "The Art and Culture of the
Southwest" and "Nacoma Walker" private collection through June
5, Red Earth Museum, Omniplex.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Multiple garden exhibits featuring various types
of salvia, white flowers, plants that attract hummingbirds and
gardening for butterflies through Sept. 15, Kirkpatrick Gardens and
Greenhouse, Omniplex. Information 405-602-6664.
TULSA -- Black Wall Street Invitational Rodeo through Saturday, 8
p.m., Expo Square Pavilion. Information: 918-428-1138:
TULSA -- Land of the Winged Horsemen: Art in Poland, 1572-1764 on
display through June 18 at the Philbrook Museum of Art.
Saturday, May 13
CARNEGIE -- Kiowa Black Leggins Ceremonial dancing honoring Kiowa
veterans of war through Sunday. Information: 405-247-3987.
CLAREMORE -- Cowboy Trade Day, biannual swap with everything from
horses to fancy spurs, Southwest style decor to cow dogs, Will
Rogers Roundup Club Arena. Information: 800-553-0353.
CORDELL -- Washita County Cowboy Poetry Gathering starts at 3:30
p.m., with open mike session around 6 p.m., Centennial Park.
FAIRVIEW -- Northwest Oklahoma Junior Rodeo for children under 18
years old competing in mutton bustin', goat tying and roping,
starting at 9 a.m., LL Morrison Arena. Information: 580-227-4426.
HARRAH -- Polish Festival with authentic Polish food, polka bands
and specialty items for sale, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., N.E. 23rd Street and
Whites' Meadow Drive. Information: 405-454-2961.
LINDSAY -- Founders Day Celebration with arts, crafts, dancing,
parade at 4 p.m., rodeo will also be on Saturday night. Events
start at 10 a.m., downtown and rodeo grounds. Information:
NORMAN -- May Fair Arts Festival, arts, crafts, live
entertainment, children's crafts tent, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Reaves
Park. Information: 405-321-8077.
NORMAN -- Two Day Indian Market through Sunday with paintings,
art prints, beadwork, pottery and other items for sale, 11 a.m.-6
p.m., Jacobson House Native Art Center, 609 Chautauqua.
MUSKOGEE -- Renaissance Faire including a living chess board and
jousting through Sunday, 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m., masked ball, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday. Information: 800-439-0658.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Asian Festival with food, song, pageants and
dance, 11 a.m-6 p.m., Myriad Gardens Plaza next to the Crystal
Bridge. Information: 405-722-1338.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Cruisin Bricktown, open car show featuring
street rod, custom and classic cars, registration starts at 7 a.m.,
Bricktown. Information: 405-324-2228.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Central Oklahoma Herb Fest, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Harn
Homestead, 313 N.E. 16th St. Information: 405-390-2233.
PAWNEE -- Blacksmithing seminar by David Kroier, 9:30 a.m.-
4p.m., Pawnee Bill Ranch. Information: 918-762-2513.
STILWELL -- Strawberry Festival, strawberry auction, parade at 10
a.m., arts and crafts, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., downtown.
TULSA -- Green Country Fox Trotting and Open Gaited Horse Show, 8
a.m., Expo Square. Information: 918-367-9437.
YUKON -- Millennium Car Show, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., City Park.
Sunday, May 14
KETCHUM -- Bartlett Regatta, sail boat race, 1p.m., Arrowhead
Yacht Club. Information: 918-584-8607.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Sooner State Apogon Iris Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.,
Garden Exhibition Center in Will Rogers Park. Information:
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Mother's Day In the Tropics with moms receiving
free Crystal Bridge admission when accompanied by paying family
members, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., 100 Myriad Gardens. Information: